During the Tools update process are you also updating the hardware version? What hardware version was the VM on before this process?
What do you mean the hardware version of the VM? I just installed VM tools!
It's a feature (an annoying one)
It looks like that you are running your VM in a window and not full screen.
In Fusion menu, go to -> Preferences -> Display and make sure that for "Single Window" it is not set to "Resize the Virtual Machine and the Window"
instead change it to stretch:
If that still doesn't help then note that you can also set this per virtual machine.
The default is that it uses the global settings, but your VM might have this setting changed.
Under VM menu -> Settings -> Display ->
There's a similar set of settings like the above down there.
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